Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Creating an Alphabetical Works Cited Page
To Format the Works Cited to the Latest MLA Documentation Style
As mentioned earlier, the latest the MLA documentation style guidelines state
that titles should be italicized instead of underlined, and each work should identify the
source’s publication medium (e.g., Print, Web, Radio, Television, CD, DVD, Film, etc.).
The following steps format and modify the Works Cited as specii ed by the latest MLA
guidelines, if yours are not already formatted this way.
Drag through the book title, The Surveyor’s Theodolite Formula, to select it.
Click Home on the Ribbon to display the Home tab. Click the Underline button (Home tab |
Font group) to remove the underline from the selected text and then click the Italic button
(Home tab | Font group) to italicize the selected text.
Select the magazine title, Today’s Modern Surveyor. Remove the underline from the
selected title and then italicize the selected title.
Select the Web page title, Understanding Satellites and Global Positioning Systems.
Remove the underline from the selected title and then italicize the selected title.
After the period following the year in the i rst work, press the SPACEBAR and then type
After the period following the page range in the second work, press the SPACEBAR and
then type Print.
Before the date in the third work, type Web. and then press the SPACEBAR (Figure 2–59).
Figure 2– 59
To Save an Existing Document with the Same File Name
You have made several modii cations to the document since you last saved it. Thus,
you should save it again. The following step saves the document again.
Click the Save button on the Quick Access Toolbar to overwrite the previously saved i le.